Travel Alert: SAA Suspends Flights



South African Airways (SAA) has announced that it will immediately suspend all regional flights until 31 May 2020, in addition to all international flights suspended last week, in response to a government travel ban aimed at stopping the transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Affected travellers will be permitted one free change on SAA operated flights subject to the airline terms and conditions and reaccommodation policy. No refunds permitted.

SAA domestic services between Johannesburg and Cape Town are still in operation.

Flight Centre travel experts are in the process of contacting all affected customers.

We understand that these are challenging times, and we are here to support you in any way possible. We are proactively contacting our customers to assist with changes to their immediate travel. Should you have any questions, please contact your dedicated Travel Expert.

Call volumes may be higher than usual, and our Travel Experts are assisting customers with bookings in order of date of departure (immediate departures over the next 14 days).

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Travel Ban: Update

The Kenyan government announced the travel ban following confirmation of three cases of COVID-19 in the country. Entry for people coming from any country with reported COVID-19 cases, including South Africa, is not permitted.

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